According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, 26-year-old Khalil W. was killed in a crash on Interstate 20 just west of Hallsville on Tuesday night, February 15, 2022.
The fatal two-vehicle crash occurred around 8:40 p.m. at I-20, about two miles west of Hallsville.
According to preliminary investigation, a truck trailer was traveling west in the outside lane when an SUV approached from behind at a high rate of speed, weaving from lane to lane around traffic.
According to Dark, Williams’ SUV made an aggressive lane change, colliding with the back of the truck trailer’s towed trailer.
Mike Smith, a Justice of the Peace, declared Williams dead.
Damion W., 40, of Duson, Louisiana, was identified as the truck trailer’s driver.
Fatal Two-Vehicle Crash Statistics
Sadly, car accidents have been killing and injuring people in the United States for some time now. Car accidents claimed the lives of more than 38,000 people in the United States in 2010.
Accidents involving motor vehicles are a leading cause of fatalities and serious injuries in the Lone Star State. Every hour and twenty-one minutes, a person dies or is injured in a car accident in Texas.
One person is killed every 100 million miles driven in Texas. There has been an 18.94 percent increase in the year 2020 to 1.26.
Accident fatalities and injuries in Texas have been steadily increasing. In 2020, 7.54 percent more people died than in 2019.
More than 14,000 Texans died and were injured in car accidents in 2020.
Harrison County Car Accident Lawyer for Victims of Two-Vehicle Crash
Car accidents cause injury or death to 4.5 million people each year in the United States. Families whose loved ones have been killed in a car accident may find it difficult to comprehend the depth of their loss in some cases.
After a tragic accident, you should seek the advice of a knowledgeable lawyer about your legal options. Know your legal rights and compensation options to avoid being manipulated by your insurers after a car accident.
An automobile accident lawyer’s assistance can be priceless if you find yourself in a situation like this one.
Our Jefferson County car accident lawyers at Arash Law Texas have the experience and skill to successfully pursue compensation on behalf of our clientele. Our lawyers are prepared to take on any case, big or small, and will always put their clients’ interests first.
The best way to protect your legal rights is to hire an attorney as soon as possible. Call us at (888) 398-4017 or use our online intake form for a free consultation.